atomic number 40 definition

  • noun:
    • a lustrous gray powerful metallic factor resembling titanium; it is found in atomic reactors as a neutron absorber; it occurs in baddeleyite it is gotten mainly from zircon
    • a lustrous gray strong metallic element resembling titanium; its utilized in nuclear reactors as a neutron absorber; it happens in baddeleyite but is obtained mainly from zircon

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